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Photography is recognised as the world’s most popular hobby. Come join us and discover the Joy of Photography. The Digital Basic Photography Course will bring you into the exciting world of digital photography.

You will be taught the basic theory and fundamentals of photography. At PSS, we believe that it is essential for one to be well-versed in the fundamentals. You will be trained to develop a creative approach in capturing images with impact.

The course is unique as it is based on a modular system and taught by experienced Instructors. Participants will be exposed to the various aspects of photography.

Digital Basic Photography Course - Foundation Module

Lesson 1: Introduction to Photography

  • Introduction to camera
  • Introduction to lens

– Aperture
– Shutter speed
– Focus length
– Composition
– Depth of field

Lesson 2: Introduction to the Functionalities of a Camera

– Metering
– Exposure compassion
– White balance
– ISO
– A mode
– S mode
– M mode

Lesson 3: Day Outing at Botanic Gardens (Weekend)

– Zoom or close up photography

– Wide angle photography

– Perspective and framing

– Fast shutter

– Slow shutter

Lesson 4: Photo Clinic

– Review of Course Content

– “Do’s” and “Don’t’s” of Course Submissions

– Photo Critique Session

Pre-requisites: Participants are required to bring a DSLR/MILC camera on the first lesson.

Assessment

Upon completion of the course, students are required to submit 6 pcs. of 8R/S8R prints for assessment. The instructor will brief the participants on course submissions.

A course certificate will be awarded for successful submission.

Course Details
Duration           : 3 weeks (2 hours per session, 1 Outing over the Weekends)
Time                  : 7:30pm to 9:30pm weekdays (except outings)
Fees                   : $140 (member) $240 (non-member)
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Digital Basic Photography Course - Night & Lighting Module

1) Lighting in Photography

Introduction to Studio Lighting

  • Managing Lighting and Effects
  • Studio Portrait Lighting Technique
  • Products & Still Life Lighting Technique

2) Introduction to Flashlight Photography

Built-in Flashlight and External Flashlight

  • Guide Number, TTL and E-TTL
  • Sync Speed
  • Rear Curtain Sync

Flashlight Technique

  • Bounced
  • Light Modifiers
  • Multiple Flashes

Outdoor Portrait with Flashlight­

3) Night Photography & Practical Session

Introduction to Night Photography

  • Aperture influence at night
  • Shutter influence at night
  • ISO influence at night
  • Metering
  • Exposure compensations
  • Usage of the different modes
  • Long exposures
  • Night Portraits with Flashlight

4) Critique and Course Wrap-up

Pre-requisites Participants are required to know the basics of photography, to own a DSLR/MILC camera and a tripod. Please bring along a DSLR/MILC camera on the first lesson.

Assessment

Upon completion of the course, students are required to submit 6 pcs. of 8R/S8R prints for assessment. The instructor will brief the participants on course submissions.

A course certificate will be awarded for successful submission.

Course Details
Duration           : 3 weeks (2 hours per session, 1 Outing over the Weekends)
Time                  : 7:30pm to 9:30pm weekdays (except outings)
Fees                   : $140 (member) $240 (non-member)

*Enjoy a discount of 20% when you sign up for 2 or more

Digital Basic Photography Couse modules in a single receipt.

1) Foundation, 2) Lighting & Night or 3) Technique.

Digital Basic Photography Course - Travel & Technique Photography Module

Lesson 1: Path of Photography

– Basic Foundation of photography
– Correct technique in photography
– Emotions in photography
– Creativity in photography
– Framing

Lesson 2: Basic Travel Photography

– Waiting for the right moment
– Rule of Thirds
– Using of tripod for slow shutter
– Lighting contrast
– Eye of seeing
– Ways of being creative

Lesson 3: Day Outing at Chinatown or Little India (Weekend)

– Framing of shot
– Creative seeing
– Shooting of human subject
– Shooting of building

Lesson 4: Photo Clinic

– Review of Course Content

– “Do’s” and “Don’t’s” of course submissions

– Critique Session

Pre-requisites: Participants are required to bring a DSLR/MILC camera on the first lesson.

Assessment

Upon completion of the course, students are required to submit 6 pcs. of 8R/S8R prints for assessment. The instructor will brief the participants on course submissions.

A course certificate will be awarded for successful submission.

Course Details
Duration           : 3 weeks (2 hours per session, 1 Outing over the Weekends)
Time                  : 7:30pm to 9:30pm weekdays (except outings)
Fees                   : $140 (member) $240 (non-member)

*Enjoy a discount of 20% when you sign up for 2 or more

Digital Basic Photography Couse modules in a single receipt.

1) Foundation, 2) Lighting & Night or 3) Technique.